How Can You Protect Yourself Against Fraud?
Visit the Fraud Prevention Center on mycreditunion.gov to learn more about how to protect yourself against fraud.
There are different types of fraud including, but not limited to:
- Cyber Crime
- Government Impostor Scams
- Tax Fraud
- Identity Theft
Unfortunately, fraud is very common, but there are several measures that you can take to prevent fraud including, but not limited to:
- Keep your passwords safe and secure.
- Use reliable virus software.
- Don't open unexpected email attachments.
- Create strong passwords.
To learn more, please take a moment to look through the different sections in the Fraud Prevention Center.
AARP also has helpful tips on fraud and the option to set up fraud alerts. Please click here to go to the AARP website..
To learn more about check fraud, the FBI website has some valuable information.